Leading television Actor , model and Bigg Boss season 13 winner Sidharth Shukla, best known for his role in the TV serial Balika Vadhu, died today morning died of heart attack in Mumbai. He was 40. Actor was rushed to Cooper Hospital after the heart attack. Sidharth Shukla’s sudden death has left the TV fraternity left under shock, with tributes pouring in from colleagues such as Sunil Grover, Devoleena Bhattacharjee, Himanshi Khurana, Munmun Dutta and others. Sidharth, who won season 13 of Bigg Boss in 2019, is survived by his mother and two sisters.
Sidharth Shukla was pro active on Twitter until earlier this week. His last tweet, posted on August 30, congratulated athletes Sunil Antil and Avani Lekhara on winning their gold medals at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020.
Sidharth made his debut as a model and made his acting debut with the 2008 TV show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. He also starred in several other shows such as Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi, Love You Zindagi, CID and Dil Se Dil Tak. His lead role and noticable performance on the show Balika Vadhu, in which he featured with late actress Pratyusha Banerjee, made him a star.
Sudden and untimely death of Sidharth has left his millions of fans and followers morning.
Post Mortem report of actor is awaited from a team of 5 doctors. There is a tight police security at Cooper Hospital in Mumbai. Funeral of actor is delayed due to the report.